Russian cinema; Russian film directors; festivals, blogs, centres, the history of Russian film; Kino; a comprehensive index of Russian cinema websites
Blogs and journals *
Ekran i stsena,
a weekly newspaper.
A leading Russian film journal.
A leading academic journal of film research.
Journal of new Russian cinema.
a bulletin of Russian Cinematography.
Russian cinema zine and database.
Databases, archives, organizations, centres, museums *
A site about Russian animation.
The Film Centre, Moscow
Moscow cinema centre.
Mosfilm (Russian: Мосфильм, pronounced [məsˈfʲilʲm]) is a film studio is the largest and oldest in Russia. Its output includes most of the more widely acclaimed Soviet-era films, ranging from works by Tarkovsky and Eisenstein, to Red Westerns, to the Akira Kurosawa co-production (Дерсу Узала / Dersu Uzala) and the epic Война и Мир / War and Peace.
The Cinema Museum, Moscow
Red Shift Film Festival
Annual Film Festival dedicated to the work of Russian cinematographers and animators living abroad. This event is a collection of voices and perspectives that reflect a synthesis of Russian cultural background and experiences of living in the West.
Film directors in Russia *
Russian and Soviet film directors and films, a DVD database from Ruscico (The Russian Cinema Council.
Film directories *
Russian Movies Directory
This website contains rated listings of Russian movies, films for children, actors, directors, an alphabetical catalog and an award page.